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  1. Jihad and Death

    av Olivier Roy

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-04-06, ISBN 9781849046985

    Islamic State has replaced Al Qaeda as the great global threat of the twenty-first century, the bogeyman we have all come to fear. But Daesh started as a local movement, rooted in the resentment of the Sunni Arabs of Iraq and Syria. It is they who...

  2. Social Movements, Mobilization, and Contestation in the Middle East and North Africa

    av Joel Beinin, Frederic Vairel

    Häftad, Engelska, 2013-08-21, ISBN 9780804785693

    Before the 2011 uprisings, the Middle East and North Africa were frequently seen as a uniquely undemocratic region with little civic activism. The first edition of this volume, published at the start of the Arab Spring, challenged these views by r...

  3. The Mongols and the Islamic World

    av Professor Peter Jackson

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-04-04, ISBN 9780300125337

    An epic historical consideration of the Mongol conquest of Western Asia and the spread of Islam during the years of non-Muslim rule The Mongol conquest of the Islamic world began in the early thirteenth century when Genghis Khan and his warriors o...

  4. Desire

    av Anna Clark

    Häftad, Engelska, 2008-06-01, ISBN 9780415775182

    '...the rich range of historical information that Clark weaves into her chapters...makes this ambitious overview of sex in Europe a highly accessible and successful endeavour.' - Times Higher Education Supplement 'Provides a valuable overview of t...

  5. Islamic Activism

    av Quintan Wiktorowicz

    Book, Engelska, 2003-11-01, ISBN 9780253216212

    ... [Will] have an impact on two important fields of scholarship: social movement theory and the study of Islamic activist movements." -John Voll, Georgetown UniversityThis volume represents the first comprehensive attempt to incorporate the ...

  6. Soundtrack of the Revolution

    av Nahid Siamdoust

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-01-18, ISBN 9781503600324

    Music was one of the first casualties of the Iranian Revolution. It was banned in 1979, but it quickly crept back into Iranian culture and politics. The state made use of music for its propaganda during the Iran?Iraq war. Over time music provided ...

  7. Islam and the Future of Tolerance

    av Sam Harris

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2015-10-02, ISBN 9780674088702
    (6 röster)

    In this deeply informed exchange, Sam Harris and Maajid Nawaz present an antidote to the polarizing rhetoric and obscurantism that define our time: honest dialogue. Guided by a commitment to the belief that no idea is above scrutiny and no people ...

  8. Alternative Performativity of Muslimness

    av Amina Alrasheed Nayel

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-02-07, ISBN 9783319440507

    The book highlights issues related to the construction of gender in Africa and African identity politics. It explores the limitations of the constructed category of "African Muslim woman" in West Yorkshire. Amina Alrasheed Nayel uses Bla...

  9. After Empire

    av Paul Gilroy

    Häftad, Engelska, 2004-09-01, ISBN 9780415343084

    Paul Gilroy's After Empire - in many ways a sequel to his classic study of race and nation, There Ain't No Black in the Union Jack - explores Britain's failure to come to terms with the loss of its empire and pre-eminent global standing. Drawing o...

  10. Reliance of the Traveller

    av Ahmad Ibn Naqib Al-Misri

    Inbunden, Engelska, 1997-12-01, ISBN 9780915957729

    This is a classic manual of fiqh rulings based on Shafi"i School of jurisprudence and includes original Arabic texts and translations from classic works of prominent Muslim scholars such as al Ghazali, al Nawawi, al Qurtubi, al Dhahabi and ot...

  11. Politics of Piety

    av Saba Mahmood

    Häftad, Engelska, 2011-10-23, ISBN 9780691149806

    Politics of Piety is a groundbreaking analysis of Islamist cultural politics through the ethnography of a thriving, grassroots women's piety movement in the mosques of Cairo, Egypt. Unlike those organized Islamist activities that seek to seize or ...

  12. The Cambridge Companion to the Qur'n

    av Jane Dammen Mcauliffe

    Häftad, Engelska, 2006-11-01, ISBN 9780521539340

    As the living scriptural heritage of more than a billion people, the Qur'an (Koran) speaks with a powerful voice. Just as other scriptural religions, Islam has produced a long tradition of interpretation for its holy book. Nevertheless, effor...

  13. A History of Race in Muslim West Africa, 16001960

    av Bruce S Hall

    Häftad, Engelska, 2014-03-20, ISBN 9781107678842

    The mobilization of local ideas about racial difference has been important in generating, and intensifying, civil wars that have occurred since the end of colonial rule in all of the countries that straddle the southern edge of the Sahara Desert. ...

  14. The Qur'an

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2010-04-08, ISBN 9780199570713

    M. A. S. Abdel Haleem's acclaimed translation of the Qur'an is now published with the original Arabic text to give a greater appreciation and understanding of the holy book. The traditional Arabic calligraphic pages are displayed alongside the Eng...

  15. The Jews of Iran

    av Houman Sarshar

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2014-08-30, ISBN 9781780768885

    Living continuously in Iran for over 2700 years, Jews have played an integral role in the history of the country. Frequently understood as a passive minority group, and often marginalized by the Zoroastrian and succeeding Muslim hegemony,, the Jew...

  16. Islamic Exceptionalism

    av Shadi Hamid

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-06-06, ISBN 9781250135131

    Hamid argues for a new understanding of how Islam and Islamism shape politics by examining different models of reckoning with the problem of religion and state, including the terrifying - and alarmingly successful - example of ISIS. With unprecede...

  17. Slöjans politik

    av Joan Wallach Scott

    Kartonnage, Svenska, 2010-06-10, ISBN 9789186273088

    År 2004 antogs i Frankrike en lag som förbjuder elever att bära "iögonfallande tecken" på religiös tillhörighet i allmänna skolor. Även om lagen gäller alla religiösa grupper, är den i första hand riktad mot muslimska flickor som bär huv...

  18. The Politics of the Veil

    av Joan Wallach Scott

    Häftad, Engelska, 2010-08-02, ISBN 9780691147987

    In 2004, the French government instituted a ban on the wearing of "conspicuous signs" of religious affiliation in public schools. Though the ban applies to everyone, it is aimed at Muslim girls wearing headscarves. Proponents of the law ...

  19. An Introduction to the Hadith

    av John Burton

    Häftad, Engelska, 1994-12-01, ISBN 9780748604357

    The Hadith are believed to be the words of the Prophet, memorised by his followers and written down in the first or second centuries AH. This is a clear introduction to the arguments surrounding both the Hadith and the documents themselves. Compar...

  20. The New Sultan

    av Soner Cagaptay

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-04-30, ISBN 9781784538262

    In a world of rising tensions between Russia and the United States, the Middle East and Europe, Sunnis and Shiites, Islamism and liberalism, Turkey is at the epicentre. And at the heart of Turkey is its right-wing populist president, Recep Tayyip ...

  21. Rethinking Political Islam

    av Shadi Hamid

    Häftad, Engelska, 2017-09-01, ISBN 9780190649203

    Rethinking Political Islam offers a fine-grained and definitive overview of the changing world of political Islam in the post-Arab Uprising era.

  22. Anatomy of Terror

    av Ali H Soufan

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-05-02, ISBN 9780393241174

    In early 2011, the heart of the Muslim world roiled in protest, consumed with the upheaval of the Arab Spring. The governments of Tunisia and Egypt had already fallen; those of Libya and Yemen would soon follow. Watching the chaos from his hideout...

  23. The Oxford History of Islam

    av John L Esposito

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2000-01-01, ISBN 9780195107999

    rhis concise, up-to-date history begins in the pre-Islamic Arab world and goes through to the present, telling the story of Muhammad and his Companions, the development of Islamic religion and culture and the empires that grew from it, and the inf...

  24. Force and Fanaticism

    av Simon Ross Valentine

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2015-07-18, ISBN 9781849044646

    Wahhabism is an Islamic reform movement found mainly in Saudi Arabia. Closely linked to the Saudi monarchy, it enforces a strict code of morality and conduct monitored by mutawa (religious police), and governs every facet of Saudi life according t...

  25. The Formation of Islam

    av Jonathan P Berkey

    Häftad, Engelska, 2002-12-01, ISBN 9780521588133
    (1 röst)

    Jonathan Berkey's 2003 book surveys the religious history of the peoples of the Near East from roughly 600 to 1800 CE. The opening chapter examines the religious scene in the Near East in late antiquity, and the religious traditions which preceded...

  26. Sexuality in Muslim Contexts

    av Anissa Helie, Homa Hoodfar

    Häftad, Engelska, 2012-10-11, ISBN 9781780322858

    This groundbreaking book explores resistance against the harsh policing of sexuality in some Muslim societies. Many Muslim majority countries still use religious discourse to enforce stigmatization and repression of those, especially women, who do...

  27. The Kurds

    av Mehrdad Izady

    Häftad, Engelska, 1992-10-01, ISBN 9780844817279

    First Published in 1993. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

  28. The Rise of Political Islam in Turkey: v. 10

    av Kayhan Delibas

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2014-11-30, ISBN 9781780765655

    Turkey, officially a secular state, voted in an Islamist party in 2002, 2007 and 2011. How far does this reflect the trend which has seen the rise of political Islam across the Middle East? Does this indicate a growing tendency in the direction of...

  29. Engineers of Jihad

    av Diego Gambetta, Steffen Hertog

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-03-01, ISBN 9780691145174

    The violent actions of a few extremists can alter the course of history, yet there persists a yawning gap between the potential impact of these individuals and what we understand about them. In Engineers of Jihad, Diego Gambetta and Steffen Hertog...

  30. The Way of the Strangers: Encounters with the Islamic State

    av Graeme Wood

    Inbunden, Engelska, 2016-12-01, ISBN 9780812988758